Priya Bhavani Shankar

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Priya Bhavani Shankar
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Priya in an interview in 2019
Born
Sathyapriya Bhavani Shankar
NationalityIndian
EducationMaster of Business Administration
Occupation
  • Actress
  • television presenter
Years active2011–present

Priya Bhavani Shankar is an Indian actress and television presenter who works in Tamil films. She has appeared in films such as Meyaadha Maan (2017) and Kadaikutty Singam (2018).[1][2]

Early life[edit]

After entering the media industry she earned her Master of Business Administration.[3]

Career[edit]

Her first recognition was as a television news presenter at the Tamil news channel Puthiya Thalaimurai[4] News Channel. She also worked as a serial actress in Star Vijay Television's Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai.[1] In 2017, she made her film debut with Meyaadha Maan opposite Vaibhav Reddy.[5]

The following year, Priya appeared in Kadaikutty Singam alongside Karthi. [6] In 2019, she starred in Monster alongside S. J. Suryah.[7] In 2020 she was seen in Mafia: Chapter 1. [8] She also appeared in the Amazon Prime web series Time Enna Boss. [9] In 2021, she starred in the multi-starrer Kalathil Sandhippom alongside Jiiva and Arulnithi.

As of 2021, Priya has completed shooting for four upcoming films which include Kuruthi Aattam opposite Atharvaa, Oh Manapenne alongside Harish Kalyan, Bommai with S. J. Suryah for the second time and Hostel opposite Ashok Selvan.[10][11][12][13]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Key
Films that has not yet released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2017 Meyaadha Maan Madhumitha Debut film [14]
2018 Kadaikutty Singam Poompozhil Chellamma [6]
2019 Monster Meghala [15]
2020 Mafia: Chapter 1 Sathya [16]
2021 Kalathil Santhippom Sofia [17]
Kuruthi Aattam dagger TBA Completed [18]
Oh Manapenne dagger TBA Completed [19]
Bommai dagger TBA Completed [20]
Hostel dagger TBA Completed [21]
Untitled Arun VijayHari film dagger TBA Filming [22]
Rudhran dagger TBA Filming [23]
Indian 2 dagger TBA Filming [24]
Pathu Thala dagger TBA Filming [25]
Untitled Sarjun KM film dagger TBA Filming [26]

Web series[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref.
2020 Time Enna Boss Dr. Bharathi Amazon Prime Debut web series [27]

Television[edit]

Year Program Role Channel Notes Ref.
2011 – 2014 News News presenter Puthiya Thalaimurai TV
2014 – 2016 Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai Priya Arjun Star Vijay Discontinued the series [28]
[29]
2015 Jodi Number One Celebrity Host Star Vijay [30]
2015 Filmfare Awards South Host Star Vijay
2015 – 2016 Airtel Super Singer Season 5 Celebrity Host Star Vijay
2016 Kings of Dance Host Star Vijay

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Subhakeerthana, S (29 October 2017). "I'm not heroine-material: Priya Bhavani". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Priya Bhavani Shankar confirmed for Karthi's project".
  3. ^ Purushothaman, Kirubhakar (8 June 2017). "Priya Bhavani Shankar: From telly to silver screen". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  4. ^ Mejel, Prince (8 January 2017). "Famous TV actress Priya Bhavani Shankar's debut". Currently Globally. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  5. ^ Vishwanathan, Akshara (22 October 2017). "Madhu Recreated As Meyadha Maan: Short Film To Cinema & Small Screen To Big Screen". The Guindy Times. Archived from the original on 16 February 2018. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  6. ^ a b "Priya Bhavani Shankar confirmed for Karthi's project". Cinema Express. 10 November 2017. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  7. ^ "SJ Suryah, Priya in a monster film that will make you laugh - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  8. ^ "Mafia: Chapter 1 Movie Review : The way the film ends makes us eagerly wait for the next chapter". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 November 2020.
  9. ^ "Time Enna Boss trailer: A fun Tamil series about time travel". The Indian Express. 15 September 2020. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  10. ^ "Indian 2 actress Priya Bhavani Shankar is all smiles after wrapping up the dubbing for Kuruthi Attam; See Pic". Pinkvilla. 5 June 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  11. ^ "'Pelli Choopulu' Tamil remake shooting wrapped up". The News Minute. 27 February 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  12. ^ "SJ Suryah's 'Bommai' shooting wrapped up". Times of India. 18 February 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  13. ^ "Ashok Selvan-Priya Bhavani Shankar film titled Hostel". India Today. 10 March 2021. Retrieved 10 March 2021.
  14. ^ "Meyaadha Maan finishes its theatrical run in Tamil Nadu". Behindwoods. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  15. ^ "Here comes the Monster". Deccan Chronicle. 2 October 2018. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  16. ^ Lakshmi, V. "Mafia will be a high-octane gangster drama: Karthick Naren". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 September 2019.
  17. ^ "Kalathil Sandhippom first look: Jiiva and Arulnithi team up for the first time". Cinema Express. 4 August 2019. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  18. ^ "Indian 2 actress Priya Bhavani Shankar is all smiles after wrapping up the dubbing for Kuruthi Attam; See Pic". Pinkvilla. 5 June 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  19. ^ "'Pelli Choopulu' Tamil remake shooting wrapped up". The News Minute. 27 February 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  20. ^ "SJ Suryah's 'Bommai' shooting wrapped up". Times of India. 18 February 2020. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  21. ^ "Ashok Selvan-Priya Bhavani Shankar film titled Hostel". India Today. 10 March 2021. Retrieved 10 March 2021.
  22. ^ "Arun Vijay-Hari's #AV33 kickstarts with a pooja in Chennai". Times of India. 3 March 2021. Retrieved 10 March 2021.
  23. ^ "Raghava Lawrence and Priya Bhavani Shankar kickstart Rudhran shoot". Zoom TV Entertainment. 21 January 2021. Retrieved 10 March 2021.
  24. ^ "Siddharth and Priya Bhavani Shankar join the sets of Indian 2". Times or India. 16 August 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2021.
  25. ^ "SIMBU AND A.R.RAHMAN REUNITE FOR 'PATHU THALA' - INTRIGUING FIRST LOOK POSTERS ARE HERE". Indiaglitz. 18 January 2021. Retrieved 18 January 2021.
  26. ^ "Priya Bhavani Shankar to star in Sarjun's mystery thriller with Shirish as co-star". Times of India. 5 April 2021. Retrieved 23 April 2021.
  27. ^ "Time Enna Boss trailer: A fun Tamil series about time travel". The Indian Express. 15 September 2020. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  28. ^ "Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai Promo 1". Vijay TV You Tube. Retrieved 21 November 2014.
  29. ^ "Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai on Vijay TV – Times of India". Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  30. ^ Subhakeerthana, S (26 July 2015). "I can never replace Divyadarshini: Priya Bhavani Shankar". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 15 February 2018.

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